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Brief Bio

Tara Ferrill

Tara Ferrill joined SITC in September 2013.  Tara is currently working on her Post-Master's Certificate for Adult/Geriatric Nurse Practitioner at St. Louis University.     She received her LPN from Capital Area School of Practical Nursing, her Associate Degree in Nursing from Lewis and Clark Community College, her Bachelors Degree in Nursing from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, and her Master's degree in Nursing from University of Phoenix.  She is certified in Advanced  Cardiac Life Support and Advanced Pediatric Life support, former Trauma nurse Specialist, member of SGNA, and Sigma Theta Tau.

Prior to joining SITC, Tara was a nurse manager at Memorial and St. John's Hospital, worked ER at Memorial and Taylorville Memorial Hospital, and works as house charge/ER nurse at Hillsboro Area Hospital.